Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for npm skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited npm over the 6 months to 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

npm
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 577 579 626
Rank change year-on-year +2 +47 +223
Permanent jobs citing npm 572 735 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.45% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 1.78% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 466 514 568
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,375 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £102,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +13.75% -

npm is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 43,950 41,249 35,485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.52% 25.32% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 35,847 33,155 29,207
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

npm
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing npm as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing npm.

Salary trend for npm in the UK

npm
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing npm over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for npm in the UK

npm
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing npm within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 535 £55,000 +4.76% 120
UK excluding London +9 299 £47,500 +4.40% 65
London +18 267 £62,500 -3.85% 57
South East -5 112 £52,000 -0.95% 12
South West +41 49 £43,250 -23.11% 15
East of England +82 43 £43,750 -2.78% 12
Midlands +34 32 £42,500 -5.56% 8
North of England -3 32 £42,500 +21.43% 16
North West +30 28 £42,500 +0.20% 13
Scotland -9 24 £38,750 -26.19% 2
West Midlands +5 18 £40,000 -11.11% 7
East Midlands +32 14 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Wales 0 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire -16 4 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Northern Ireland +1 2 £50,000 -18.37%

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing npm also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for npm.

1 487 (85.14%) JavaScript
2 434 (75.87%) CSS
3 364 (63.64%) HTML
4 319 (55.77%) webpack
5 302 (52.80%) Sass
6 295 (51.57%) Git (software)
7 286 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 277 (48.43%) Node.js
9 265 (46.33%) Front End Development
10 228 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
11 206 (36.01%) React
12 199 (34.79%) ES6
13 179 (31.29%) gulp
14 174 (30.42%) HTML5
15 173 (30.24%) C#
16 149 (26.05%) LESS
16 149 (26.05%) User Experience
17 147 (25.70%) TypeScript
18 144 (25.17%) CSS3
19 141 (24.65%) Web Development
20 123 (21.50%) jQuery
21 120 (20.98%) .NET
22 117 (20.45%) AWS
23 114 (19.93%) Vue.js
24 112 (19.58%) Grunt
25 109 (19.06%) RESTful
26 107 (18.71%) Azure
27 106 (18.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 105 (18.36%) DevOps
28 105 (18.36%) TDD

npm
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (7.69%) IIS
2 37 (6.47%) CMS
3 36 (6.29%) Confluence
4 31 (5.42%) WordPress
5 24 (4.20%) Tomcat
6 18 (3.15%) nginx
7 14 (2.45%) Apache
7 14 (2.45%) Drupal
8 11 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.75%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.40%) Umbraco
11 6 (1.05%) SugarCRM
12 5 (0.87%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.87%) Headless CMS
13 4 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
15 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (3.50%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.92%) Sketch
3 10 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.87%) InVision
6 4 (0.70%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.52%) Figma
7 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.52%) Marvel
8 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.35%) Zeplin
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Magento
3 3 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 117 (20.45%) AWS
2 107 (18.71%) Azure
3 84 (14.69%) Yarn
4 45 (7.87%) GitHub
5 33 (5.77%) SaaS
6 31 (5.42%) Serverless
7 20 (3.50%) GCP
8 14 (2.45%) Amazon EKS
8 14 (2.45%) PaaS
9 10 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (1.75%) NuGet
10 9 (1.57%) IBM Cloud
10 9 (1.57%) OpenShift
11 8 (1.40%) Heroku
12 7 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (1.22%) IaaS
13 6 (1.05%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.80%) DNS
2 15 (2.62%) Firewall
2 15 (2.62%) SSL
3 14 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.70%) HTTP
5 2 (0.35%) Network Security
6 1 (0.17%) DHCP
6 1 (0.17%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.49%) MySQL
2 41 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.90%) Big Data
5 22 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (2.97%) Hadoop
7 15 (2.62%) MariaDB
8 11 (1.92%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.05%) Data Lake
10 5 (0.87%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.87%) Redis
11 3 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (0.52%) Apache Hive
11 3 (0.52%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.52%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (0.52%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.52%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.35%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 319 (55.77%) webpack
2 295 (51.57%) Git (software)
3 179 (31.29%) gulp
4 112 (19.58%) Grunt
5 84 (14.69%) Jenkins
6 72 (12.59%) Bower
7 69 (12.06%) JIRA
8 58 (10.14%) Babel
9 56 (9.79%) Jasmine
10 48 (8.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 44 (7.69%) Maven
12 42 (7.34%) Mocha
13 38 (6.64%) Subversion
14 32 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 30 (5.24%) TeamCity
16 21 (3.67%) Ant
16 21 (3.67%) Oracle Forms
17 20 (3.50%) ESLint
17 20 (3.50%) Selenium
17 20 (3.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (16.78%) Finance
2 29 (5.07%) Marketing
3 22 (3.85%) Multimedia
3 22 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.67%) Retail
5 20 (3.50%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.32%) Electronics
6 19 (3.32%) Public Sector
7 18 (3.15%) Banking
8 8 (1.40%) Games
9 7 (1.22%) Automotive
9 7 (1.22%) Publishing
10 6 (1.05%) Legal
11 5 (0.87%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.70%) Advertising
13 3 (0.52%) Law
14 2 (0.35%) Front Office
15 1 (0.17%) Back Office
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 488 (85.31%) Developer
2 232 (40.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 99 (17.31%) React Developer
4 74 (12.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 68 (11.89%) UI Developer
6 60 (10.49%) Angular Developer
7 57 (9.97%) Web Developer
8 53 (9.27%) .NET Developer
8 53 (9.27%) Senior Developer
9 47 (8.22%) C# Developer
10 45 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
11 34 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 34 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
12 28 (4.90%) Software Engineer
13 27 (4.72%) PHP Developer
14 24 (4.20%) Node.js Developer
15 22 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
16 21 (3.67%) .NET Web Developer
17 19 (3.32%) Lead Developer
18 18 (3.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (75.87%) CSS
2 364 (63.64%) HTML
3 302 (52.80%) Sass
4 286 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 277 (48.43%) Node.js
6 206 (36.01%) React
7 174 (30.42%) HTML5
8 149 (26.05%) LESS
9 144 (25.17%) CSS3
10 123 (21.50%) jQuery
11 120 (20.98%) .NET
12 114 (19.93%) Vue.js
13 109 (19.06%) RESTful
14 106 (18.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 94 (16.43%) Redux
16 81 (14.16%) Jest
17 72 (12.59%) REST
18 52 (9.09%) JSON
19 43 (7.52%) Web Services
20 39 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 149 (26.05%) User Experience
2 65 (11.36%) Mobile App
3 39 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
7 17 (2.97%) Data Structures
8 15 (2.62%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.75%) Animation
10 9 (1.57%) iPad
10 9 (1.57%) W3C
11 7 (1.22%) Social Media
11 7 (1.22%) Social Network
12 4 (0.70%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.70%) e-Learning
13 3 (0.52%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.35%) Online Games
14 2 (0.35%) PlayStation
14 2 (0.35%) Renewable Energy
14 2 (0.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 85 (14.86%) Linux
2 21 (3.67%) Windows
3 17 (2.97%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.27%) CentOS
5 12 (2.10%) Android
5 12 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.57%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.22%) Unix
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (46.33%) Front End Development
2 228 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (24.65%) Web Development
4 105 (18.36%) DevOps
4 105 (18.36%) TDD
5 98 (17.13%) Problem-Solving
6 96 (16.78%) Unit Testing
7 94 (16.43%) MVC
8 88 (15.38%) OO
9 76 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (12.94%) Scrum
11 68 (11.89%) Software Engineering
12 67 (11.71%) Responsive Web Design
13 51 (8.92%) Analytics
14 48 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 48 (8.39%) Test Automation
15 47 (8.22%) Coaching
16 43 (7.52%) Web Design
17 42 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
18 41 (7.17%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 487 (85.14%) JavaScript
2 199 (34.79%) ES6
3 173 (30.24%) C#
4 147 (25.70%) TypeScript
5 90 (15.73%) PHP
6 79 (13.81%) Java
7 57 (9.97%) Python
8 56 (9.79%) SQL
9 37 (6.47%) ES7
10 27 (4.72%) Bash Shell
11 21 (3.67%) VB.NET
12 18 (3.15%) PHP 7
12 18 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 16 (2.80%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.45%) C
14 14 (2.45%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.57%) Groovy
15 9 (1.57%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.40%) JSX
16 8 (1.40%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 34 (5.94%) Degree
2 15 (2.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.52%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.20%) QA
2 7 (1.22%) WAI
3 2 (0.35%) GDPR
3 2 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 96 (16.78%) Docker
2 9 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 51 (8.92%) Ansible
2 44 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 41 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (7.17%) Puppet
4 31 (5.42%) Terraform
5 8 (1.40%) cPanel
5 8 (1.40%) Plesk
6 6 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.35%) rkt
8 1 (0.17%) Consul
8 1 (0.17%) MIIS
Vendors
1 51 (8.92%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.55%) Oracle
3 18 (3.15%) SAP
4 17 (2.97%) Atlassian
5 15 (2.62%) Adobe
6 14 (2.45%) Black Duck
6 14 (2.45%) Sitecore
6 14 (2.45%) Splunk
7 12 (2.10%) Google
8 11 (1.92%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 9 (1.57%) IBM
10 7 (1.22%) Apple
11 6 (1.05%) hybris
11 6 (1.05%) Zend
12 5 (0.87%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.87%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.70%) Mapbox
13 4 (0.70%) VMware
14 3 (0.52%) Databricks
14 3 (0.52%) Rollbar